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Earl, Margaret

 Person

Biography

Margaret Earl (1896-1991) was a Municipal University of Omaha mathematics tutor and wife of OU Professor of Mathematics (1932-1962) James Earl (1897-1972). Margaret Earl received a B.S. from the University of Minnesota and an M.A. from Columbia. Before World War II, Ms. Earl was a substitute teacher in the Omaha Public Schools. After the war, she worked at the Municipal University of Omaha tutoring veterans who were studying under the G.I. Bill. In 1973, Margaret Earl established the UNO James M. Earl Mathematics Scholarship in honor of her late husband.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Margaret Earl Eulogy, 1991-04-28

 Item — Box: 9, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The Del Weber Speeches cover the period from 1977 until 1998, when Delbert D. Weber was Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The speeches consist of handwritten and typed notes and scripts.

Dates: Other: 1991-04-28

Reflections in Time: Interview with Margaret Earl, 1987

 Item
Identifier: UNO-0021-rfit-margaret-earl
Scope and Contents In 1987, Margaret Earl, retired Municipal University of Omaha mathematics tutor and wife of OU Professor (1932-1962) of Mathematics James Earl (1897-1972), was interviewed by Paul Borge for Reflections in Time. Biography: Margaret Earl (1896-1991) received a B.S. from the University of Minnesota and an M.A. from Columbia. Before World War II, Ms. Earl was a substitute teacher in the Omaha Public Schools. After the war, she worked at the Municipal University of Omaha tutoring veterans who...
Dates: 1987